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Making Alabama Bicentennial Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019
Alabama State Capitol, 600 Dexter Ave
Montgomery, AL 36130 United States
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Alabama's history, culture and humanities is a part of this impressive traveling exhibit. It features eight periods of history - from becoming a territory to achieving statehood and beyond. For Tour schedule, visit www.makingalabama.org.

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Exhibit: Lubbock Landmark Lake Online Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Lubbock Lake Landmark, online only exhibit
Lubbock, TX United States

Lubbock Lake Landmark, also known as Lubbock Lake Site, is an important archeological site and natural history preserve in Lubbock. There is evidence of ancient people and extinct animals of nearly 12,000 years of use by ancient cultures on the Llano Estacado. The site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is […]

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Gravestone Symbols and their Meaning in Evergreen Cemetery

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Evergreen Cemetery, 560 Evergreen Street
Paris, TX 75460 United States
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As part of Archeology Month, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site is presenting "Gravestone Symbols and their Meanings in Evergreen." Gravestones are very personal things, used to represent the people that they honor. In the past, different symbols and carvings on gravestones held certain meanings and told the viewer something about the deceased. […]

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Texas Archeology Awareness Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
McLennan Community College Library, 1400 College Dr
Waco, TX 76708 United States
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A Texas Archeology Month exhibit and outreach materials are featured at the McLennan Community College Library throughout the month of October. Mon-Thur 7:30am-10pm; Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 9am-3pm; Sun 3pm-9pm

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Digging Up The Past

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Biloxi Public Library, 580 Howard Avenue
Biloxi, MS 39530 United States
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An educational display at the library on the archaeology and history of the Gulf Coast and the associated resources available at the Biloxi Public Library on these topics.

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Wilkinson County Mound Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Wilkinson County Museum, Bank St & Boston Row
Woodville, LA 39669 United States
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This exhibit focuses on Native American mound sites in Mississippi and Louisiana. Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; Sat: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Clean-up of Soldier’s Water Hole historical marker and site

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Soldier’s Water Hole, CR 422
Brady, TX 76825 United States
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The main project focus during 2019-2020 of the McCulloch County Historical Commission (located in Brady) is the surveying/repairing and publicizing/promoting of the county's 21 state historical markers. The commission is pleased that it will be working with Ledger Bucholz, a local Eagle Scout candidate who has received Boy Scout approval for the clean-up of the […]

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Volunteer Archaeology Lab

October 30, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Parker Annex Archaeology Center, 2025 Barnwell Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States
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Have you ever wondered what archaeologists do after they complete an excavation? Where do the artifacts go? Answer - the archaeology laboratory for processing and analysis! Did you know that for every day archaeologists spend in the field they spend about a week in the laboratory washing, sorting and analyzing the artifacts that they uncover? […]

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8:30 am

Katherine Nanny Naylor Archaeological Exhibit

October 30, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

Massachusetts Archives Building, 220 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125 United States
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Have you ever visited Massachusetts Historical Commission’s Archaeological Exhibits Online www.sec.state.ma.us/mhc/mhcarchexhibitsonline/index.htm and wanted to see the artifacts themselves? Here’s your chance to see some of most stunning and surprising artifacts that were found in Katherine Nanny Naylor’s privy by archaeologists who excavated the Cross Street Backlot Site in Boston. Open Monday through Friday.

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9:00 am

Maine Middens Exhibit

October 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 1, 2019

Hudson Museum, 5746 Collins Center for the Arts
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Exhibit curated by Alice Kelley.

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10:00 am

Archaeology Lab Volunteer Day

October 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

FPAN Coordinating Center, 207 East Main St.
Pensacola, FL 32502 United States
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The FPAN Archaeology Lab is open to volunteers throughout the year. Volunteers help rough sort artifacts recovered from local archaeological sites. No experience is needed, but all volunteers are given a brief orientation by a professional archaeologist on their first day.

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Robbins Museum of Archaeology Open House

October 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

Robbins Museum of Archaeology, 17 Jackson Street
Middleborough, MA 02346 United States
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Come visit over 10,000 years of local archaeology! The museum displays thousands of artifacts including a handcrafted mishoon (dugout canoe), the Doyle collection of Native American dolls, and a diorama of Native American New England life.

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Archaeology “Take-a-Walk” Backpack

October 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

Gore Place, 52 Street
Waltham, MA 02453 United States
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In honor of Archaeology Month, Gore Place is offering an archaeology themed backpack as part of a "Take a Walk" activity. With it, children and their accompanying adults can explore the open spaces and hidden places on this 50 acre estate. Each backpack contains binoculars, a magnifying glass, and archaeology related activities. Come to the […]

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El Camino Real and Mission Exhibit: Photographs by Chris Talbot

October 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

Milam County Historical Museum, 112 W 1st St.
Cameron, TX 76520 United States
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The Milam County Historical Commission and the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Trail Association is presenting a beautiful and significant exhibit of photographs taken along the Camino Real by noted El Camino Real and Mission photographer Chris Talbot.

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Texas Aviation Pioneers

October 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2019

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport, 150 Airport Drive
Tyler, TX 75704 United States
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We have a new photo display of 23 Texas born men/women who have distinguished and historical backgrounds in aviation history. The objective is for the viewer to guess who the person is. We have a book with all the personal data on each person.

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1:30 pm

Guided Tour of Native American Exhibits

October 30, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

Kimble County Historical Museum, 130 Hospital Drive
Junction, TX 76849 United States
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Free tours of the Native American artifacts on display in the Kimble County Historical Museum are available throughout the month of October each weekday afternoon from 1:30 - 4:30pm. Check for availability on Saturday. Closed Sunday.

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6:00 pm

When Did Vesuvius Explode?

October 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
University of South Florida. C.W. Bill Young Hall, 12303 Maple Drive
Tampa, FL 33617 United States

Edward J. Bader Lecture Reception at 5:30 PM

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6:30 pm

LiDAR Imaging: A New Tool for Archaeology

October 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Brunswick High School, 116 Maquoit Road
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States
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A brief historical outline provides the context for an introduction to LiDAR technology and a demonstration of how LiDAR-derived imagery is being used as an adjunct to traditional methods in the search for early European settlement sites in the Merrymeeting Bay area. Also included are examples of how LiDAR imaging and analytics can be used […]

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7:00 pm

Digitizing Prehistory: Aegean Scripts in the 21st Century

October 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CU Museum of Natural History, Broadway
Boulder, CO 80309 United States
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In this lecture, Dr. Nakassis presents part of his long-running research project on prehistoric Aegean scripts. The Mycenaean palaces of the Greek Late Bronze Age (ca. 1300-1100 B.C.) made use of a sophisticated writing system called Linear B, which they inscribed on clay tablets and sealings. These documents are crucial to our understanding of these […]

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7:30 pm

Digging up the World’s First Farmers: An Archaeologist Reports from Syria

October 30, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, WRI-C Building, Room 144, 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89154 United States

An AIA President's Challenge Lecture Optional dinner at 5:00 PM at Original Linda Michoacan, 2655 E. Desert Inn Rd., Las Vegas NV 89121

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